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1997 KANSAS CITY ROYALS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  67-94   .416
Result:   5th in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Tony Muser, Bob Boone
General Manager:   Herk Robinson
Stadium:  Kauffman Stadium
Attendance:  1,517,638
Payroll:  $31,225,000
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Chili Davis (37)
Youngest Player:  Jose Rosado (22)
Longest Tenure:  Jeff Montgomery (10)
Top Hitter:  Jeff King (26)
Top Pitcher:  Kevin Appier (7)
Top Draft Pick:  Dan Reichert (#7)

Roster Continuity:  63.64%
Top Prospect:   Glendon Rusch
American League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Cleveland8675.534--
Chi White Sox8081.4976.0
Milwaukee7883.4848.0
Minnesota6894.42018.5
KC Royals6794.41619.0

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SELECT sum(ab) ab,sum(pa) pa,sum(h) h,sum(dbl) dbl,sum(tpl) tpl,sum(hr) hr,sum(r) r,sum(rbi) rbi,sum(bb) bb,sum(so) so,sum(hbp) hbp,sum(sh) sh,sum(sf) sf,sum(ibb) ibb, sum(gdp) gdp,sum(sgl) sgl,sum(sb) sb,sum(cs) cs,sum(wprob) wprob,sum(roe) roe,sum(s13) s13,sum(s12) s12,sum(s23) s23,sum(s2h) s2h,sum(d13) d13,sum(d1h) d1h,sum(infh) infh,sum(brAdvanced) brAdvanced,sum(pickoffRunner) pickoffRunner,sum(pickoffPitcher) pickoffPitcher,sum(wp) wp,sum(balk) balk,sum(pb) pb,sum(fc) fc,sum(popups) popups,sum(so_swinging) so_swinging,sum(so_called) so_called,sum(pitches) pitches,sum(balls) balls,sum(strikes) strikes,sum(fouls) fouls,sum(swingmiss) swingmiss,sum(strikecalled) strikecalled,sum(poRunner) poRunner,pitcherFN,pitcherLN,pitcherPN,year FROM Splits where year<>9999 and batterage between 18 and 50 and year=1997 and pitcherteam='KCA' GROUP BY pitcherFN,pitcherLN,pitcherPN,year ORDER by pitcherLN,pitcherFN
 Basic StatsAveragesMiscPitch-RelatedBase-Running
PlayerABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTPAROEFCPopkSwKCaPitBalStrFouSkMSkCPOS13S12S23S2HD13D1HIHBrAPk
Kevin Appier88695215461248714972196424419.243.301.378679972619711266135441300224462939256411617268176621451
Tim Belcher841128242534311155668113527419.288.343.4718149274225572413352125420985892355356520388186823510
Brian Bevil601216311111171312022.267.343.400743720241032861241624827388120121260
Ricky Bones314581021321051342336522611.325.374.475848352411132412121747774018369202459223151212221
Hector Carrasco12821296142020133043122.227.313.383696151148264580221359116697336321321541
Larry Casian1071532405231151601112.299.327.4778041150351064231642597325686070310150
Jim Converse18241023105300001.222.391.61110022301121954649118154000000000
Roland De La Maza8110011001100000.125.222.5007229000103214180470000000000
Chris Haney1001629601133131622211.290.321.3807011102289738114323861276384516104110
Jason Jacome298132027114311002.448.529.7241254350012113657791910249511200100
Allen McDill14630014007210101.214.500.4299292310101924943134137011100020
Jeff Montgomery22123537093231144805421.240.283.3946762460210379853312541110101156273626015190
Gregg Olson15019394132123142813218.260.325.36068517135912156282313971174811123272511950
Mike Perez70815212131481710101.214.304.3576618011113429011417640275612120200240
Hipolito Pichardo18723515271902163418208.273.333.4337662150914258788319469120651282311132103180
Jim Pittsley4337212014515661245352612613.277.359.4367965015134332201837781105626796304821215493516320
Jose Rosado7871162083442692103701294361118.264.323.417740881112666963332221160206260628450314317399197517513
Glendon Rusch68411120639328986152116708717.301.353.4908437584193663472560955160542017747158213062011218300
Jose Santiago21271002001111002.333.391.381772242041070304010460110010000
Scott Service6291730180051900113.274.324.371694690141442741091653832506231200130
Randy Veres1321736404232062831551.273.308.394702152251120853919734296468694613104110
Jamie Walker17027466263331172433223.271.344.43577919724101686752873889047114262303225100
Matt Whisenant71715200800121630002.211.349.2395888616212433013819253305412151110260
Mike Williams601120301130071011011.333.406.4338397012171170661042420226261510040
Mitch Williams30811302101061001010.367.459.6671126380306415168831912314111020230
Totals5583815153026127186773714248996154425157138.274.335.430766627750160378636302225258616139093752185936947351292395414350341533426

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Glossary
AB - At Bats
R - Runs
H - Hits
2B - Doubles
3B - Triples
HR - Home runs
RBI - RBIs
SB - Stolen Bases
CS - Caught Stealing
BB - Walks
SO - Strikeouts
HBP - Hit by Pitch
IBB - Intentional Walks
SH - Sacrifice Hits
SF - Sacrifice Flies
GDP - Grounded into Double Play
AVG - Batting Average
OBP - On Base percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
OPS - On Base + Slugging
TPA - Total Plate Appearances
ROE - Reached on Error
FC - Hit into Fielder's Choice
POP - Popped up to infield
K-Sw - Struck out swinging
K-Ca - Struck out looking
Pit - Pitches seen (1988+)
Bal - Balls
Str - STrikes
Fou - Foul balls
SkM - Swing and Miss
SkC - Called strike
PO - Pick off throws drawn
S13 - 1st to 3rd on a single
S12 - 1st to 2nd on a single
S23 - 2nd to 3rd on a single
S2H - Scored on a single from 2nd
D13 - 1st to 3rd on a double
D1H - Scored on a double from 1st
IH - Infield Hits
BrA - Baserunners advanced on outs
PK - Pickoffs


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